Capt William Shippin

Capt William Shippin

Birth
Death 3 Jan 1777 (aged 26–27)
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 9542736 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Revoluntionary War Continental Marine Officer. He served as a Captain in the Continental Marines during the Revolutionary War. In 1776 he was the captain of the privateer "Hancock". During the Winter Campaign of 1776-1777, he was detatched from his ship and served with George Washington's army operating in New Jersey. He was killed in action at the Battle of Princton.


Family Members

Children

Flowers

In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: RPD2
  • Added: 2 Oct 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9542736
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt William Shippin (1750–3 Jan 1777), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9542736, citing Saint Peter's Episcopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by RPD2 (contributor 309) .